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  1. Ahhh, v0.5.4 did the trick! Thank you very much for the hint! Now the loader will compile. I only get some warnings: ... include/linux/kfifo.h:390:37: warning: initialization of 'unsigned char' from 'int *' makes integer from pointer without a cast [-Wint-conversion] ... /opt/redpill-lkm/config/cmdline_delegate.c:405:74: warning: value computed is not used [-Wunused-value] ... /opt/redpill-lkm/config/runtime_config.c:168:53: warning: passing argument 2 of 'validate_nets' discards 'const' qualifier from pointer target type [-Wdiscarded-qualifiers] I will be able to tes
  2. I am currently not able to build the Apollolake 7.0 image for #41890: ... > [stage-1 3/9] RUN git clone -b master /opt/redpill-lkm && git clone -b 7.0-41890 /opt/redpill-load: #6 0.438 Cloning into '/opt/redpill-lkm'... #6 1.081 Cloning into '/opt/redpill-load'... #6 1.426 fatal: Remote branch 7.0-41890 not found in upstream origin ------ executor failed running [/bin/sh -c git clone ${REDPILL_LKM_REPO} -b ${REDPILL_LKM_BRANCH} ${REDPILL_LKM_SRC} && git clone ${R
  3. Hello together! I have never read such a good thread ever before!! Absolutely awesome! Thanks to @ThorGroup, @haydibe, @flyride, @mcdull and all other I forgot for the very good information! I am very busy at work so I can't work much in here but I read a lot. I have spin up an Ubuntu 20.04 VM via Vagrant under VMware Workstation (under Windows) and was able to build with the help of the docker from @haydibe in a few minutes the loader (Apollolake, 6.2.4 and 7.0). (Testing of the loaders are note done yet due to lack of time). If anyone is i
  4. So, I just go the lazy route: - Deinstall Docker 20.10.3-0552 without wiping the config and images - manual download the old docker: - install Docker 18.09.0-0519 - all Containers including Wireguard are up and running For the long term I have to move Wireguard to another machine but for now everything is running fine.
  5. I just updated the docker package in DSM to 20.10.3-0552. Now the Wireguard-Docker container won't run anymore: root@bla:/volume1/docker/wireguard# docker-compose up Removing wireguard Starting c3e3ba4b8f24_wireguard ... error ERROR: for c3e3ba4b8f24_wireguard Cannot start service wireguard: OCI runtime create failed: sysctl "net.ipv4.ip_forward" not allowed in host network namespace: unknown ERROR: for wireguard Cannot start service wireguard: OCI runtime create failed: sysctl "net.ipv4.ip_forward" not allowed in host network namespace: unknown ERROR: Encount
  6. Today I worked a little bit on the wireguard setup and changed the the first setup from the normal "docker run"-command to "docker-compose". I append the working "docker-compose.yml" as I have some struggles with the current syntax for the host-network-mode. Just copy the file to the same directory as the wg0.conf (for me its /volume1/docker/wireguard) . Afterwards you can use the following commands to start and stop the container: # cd /volume1/docker/wireguard # docker-compose up -d Building with native build. Learn about native build in Compose here:
  7. Hi Ferno! As i wrote: - if the temperature of the NVME ssd is at 310 K (36,9°C) the QNAP Card is quiet and comfortable. - if the temperature of the NVME goes up to about 317 K (43,9°C) the little fan on the QNAP Card rises up the rpm and have an annoying high frequency noise. - with the additional Nocuta I can manage the temperature of the NVME pretty much the whole time at about 307 K (32,9°C) and the Nocuta has a lot warmer and pleasant sound character than the QNAP fan. I have to say that there is not QNAP to blame: It is the little space between th
  8. Hi@sebg35! I think I have to make some points more clear: - I use the 2tb-nvme-ssd as a local storage for the esxi-host as I have a bunch of VMs and not only the xpenology vm itself - I use a 256 Gbyte-part as vmdk of the nvme as a "volume1" (without redundancy and formatted with btrfs) in xpenology for e.g. Docker container - I do regularly backups of the Xpenology vm with Veeam so I have some sort of redundancy/backup of "volume1" (not in real-time but it's okay for me as the data of my docker containers do not change that much) - the main data is on the 4 x 14TB-HDDs in RAID10. The risc
  9. As promised here some notes I have choosen to remember: Enable passthrough of the onboard Cannon Lake AHCI controller: - enable SSH access in ESXi and login as root - edit the file "/etc/vmware/" (it is NOT "" : vi /etc/vmware/ - add this at the end of this file: # Intel Cannon Lake PCH-H Controller [AHCI mode] 8086 a352 d3d0 false - reboot ESXi - login to the ESXi-GUI and enable passthrough of the Cannon Lake AHCI controller - reboot ESXi again - Now you are able to attach the Cannon L
  10. I never used raw device mapping for xpenology. There is a little trick for enabling the possibility for the passthrough. I will later have a look in my notes and write it here. And yes: I am very satisfied with the 2236. It has lots of power (for a home-solution of course). But the Microserver 10+ is at his power supply limits with this kind of cpu, 64 gbit RAM, the Qnap card with Nvme-ssd and 4 HDDs. But I never run a type of hard disk benchmark parallel to a prime95 benchmark over all cpu cores for hours, so this is no problem for me. It is a pretty little powerful server and till now very
  11. Hi ferno, I have done a passthrough of the whole onboard SATA ahci-controller to the xpenology-vm. The local esxi storage is done via a 2tb-nvme-ssd on a qnap QM2-2P10G1TA. Not the fastest solution for the nvme but I get about 6.6 gbit via iperf3 which is more than the RAID10 of 4 HDDs is able to deliver. I must add that I have to cut a hole onto the right side of the case to be able to attach an additional noctua fan (otherwise the fan from the qnap card has a high annoying noise). With the additional Noctua fan the Microserver is cool and silent enough for me.
  12. I have a Microserver Gen 10+ with a Xeon E-2236 cpu under ESXi 7.0b. For me a VM with 4 CPUs as 918 works fine and fast and with all cores. So maybe it is an issue with baremetal installations.
  13. I have played around with deduplication and btrfs in the past. Even with good results. But as dedup & encryption is not compatible and also one never does run a defragmentation or the deduplication will be destroyed I deleted my tests. Deduplication is a very interesting feature for me but only if it's supported neat.
  14. I have some news about other log entries which are anyoing and useless: The open-vm-tools package logs every 30 seconds this: root@ds:~# tail -f /var/log/vmware-vmsvc.log [Oct 09 19:50:17.681] [ warning] [vmsvc] HostinfoOSData: Error: no distro file found [Oct 09 19:50:17.681] [ warning] [guestinfo] Failed to get OS info. [Oct 09 19:50:17.683] [ warning] [vmsvc] HostinfoOSData: Error: no distro file found Solution: root@ds:~# cat /proc/version > /etc/release If this file exists the open-vm-tools are happy and do not throw any error anymore. __________________
  15. Hello! I just expand a vmdk in a virtual Xpenology (a simple basic volume). The instructions are working very good besides two little differences: 1. After "mdadm --grow /dev/md2 --size=max" I have to use "lvextend -l +100%FREE /dev/vg1/volume_1" to grow the volume itself. 2. "btrfs filesystem resize max ..." does not work for me. I have to use "Storage Manager - Volume - Action - Expand" instead in DSM itself. But after all, the expanding works very well. Thanks very much for the information!